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synonyms for battling

  • aggressive
  • antagonistic
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • hostile
  • ornery
  • quarrelsome
  • fighting
  • flip
  • mean
  • militant
  • ardent
  • at loggerheads
  • cantankerous
  • fierce
  • have a bone to pick
  • have chip on shoulder
  • have it in for
  • hot
  • hot-tempered
  • on the outs
  • pugnacious
  • scrappy
  • truculent
  • warlike

antonyms for battling

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  • agreeable
  • calm
  • friendly
  • kind
  • peaceful
  • cooperative
  • helping
  • nice
  • kind
  • nice
  • peaceful
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      How to use battling in a sentence

      We’re all trying to support restaurants in our own ways, and honestly, the love we have for the industry as a whole is making the effort to “support restaurants” seem like a vague and unending battle.
      OVERWHELMED BY HOW TO HELP THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY? MAKE A LIST.ERIN DEJESUSNOVEMBER 20, 2020EATER
      Most people are not poachers, ivory collectors or intentionally harming wildlife, but silence or indifference to the battle at hand is as deadly.
      CAN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE GIVE ELEPHANTS A WINNING EDGE?WALTER THOMPSONNOVEMBER 20, 2020TECHCRUNCH
      While “Age of Calamity” can feel like an uneven series of battle ballets, it does have its share of astonishing dances.
      ‘HYRULE WARRIORS: AGE OF CALAMITY’: A SEMI-SATISFYING NEW PIECE OF THE ‘ZELDA’ UNIVERSEHAROLD GOLDBERGNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      For them, it’s a battle for local control over setting water rates.
      OUTSIDERS ARE WARY OF SAN DIEGO’S MULTIBILLION-DOLLAR PIPELINE PLANMACKENZIE ELMERNOVEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
      Amid battles over such issues, however, the state has gone from predictably Republican to a tossup.
      THE RACE TO GET GEORGIA’S 23,000 17-YEAR-OLDS REGISTERED TO VOTETANYA BASUNOVEMBER 15, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
      Bruce Willis battles an alien life form aboard an interstellar ark en route to a New Earth in Breach.
      BRUCE WILLIS RETURNS TO SPACE TO KICK SOME ALIEN DERRIERE IN BREACH TRAILERJENNIFER OUELLETTENOVEMBER 12, 2020ARS TECHNICA
      This guy can really throw the ball, and they are certainly going to try to push the tempo, and they have some electric skill players on the outside that can really hurt you in one-on-one battles.
      MIAMI’S D’ERIQ KING WILL BE THE LATEST CHALLENGE FOR BELEAGUERED VIRGINIA TECH DEFENSEGENE WANGNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      Democrats are probably hoping that the state court can play a backstop to any map-drawing battles they lose this year.
      WHERE DEMOCRATS WILL BE LOCKED OUT OF POWER IN REDISTRICTING BATTLES NEXT YEARAMBER PHILLIPSNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      When they got to Dachau, Sparks didn’t expect “much of a battle,” according to his later testimony to the Shoah Foundation — and he didn’t get one.
      HOW DACHAU’S AMERICAN LIBERATOR PROTECTED NAZI POWSPALLABI MUNSINOVEMBER 11, 2020OZY
      The GOP's legal strategy isn't getting the sort of coverage that the battle over Florida in 2000 got, for that reason.
      THE TRAILER: THE 10 CRUCIAL COUNTIES, REVISITEDDAVID WEIGELNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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